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Third Party Patch Roundup – July 2016

Hunting for new ways to get into networks is not a seasonal activity; that means there’s no rest for the weary IT pro this month.

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From mainframe to cloud: it’s technology déjà vu all over again

Let’s take a look at how we got from mainframe to cloud and what that progression might portend for future trends.

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10 ways to prevent ransomware headaches [infographic]

One of the most effective ways to fight this cyber-menace is education, and that’s why we’ve prepared an infographic, with 10 of the most efficient ways for battling against ransomware in your organization.

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Quarterly updates for Exchange are out – Q2 2016

Just in time for summer holidays, BBQs, and fireworks, Microsoft has released the latest series of Cumulative Updates for Exchange 2016 and 2013, as well as Update Rollups for Exchange 2010 and 2007.

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The money game (or how tech is changing the way we pay)

Once upon a time, not all that long ago, monetary transactions were pretty simple: People were paid for work or for items in cash or with a paper check.

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Third Party Patch Roundup – June 2016

On the third party patch front, we have a mixed bag this June. Apple released only one update, while Adobe issued seven – the largest number in many months – and other vendors stayed within usual parameters.

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The sysadmin’s pledge

If you’ve seen “Game of Thrones,” tell me you don’t for a moment at least feel a sense of brotherhood with the brothers of the Night’s Watch.

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Ransomware takes it to the next level: Javascript

If you’re lucky, you’ve only been hearing about ransomware. If you’re not so lucky, you might have experienced it firsthand. Now we’re seeing one of the nastiest versions of ransomware yet.

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